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Copyright

Copyright Litigation

Copyright Litigation

Copyright EnforcementIn many cases, judicial proceedings can be instituted by the copyright owner to obtain relief in the case of infringement of copyright. Such proceedings can be instituted either by way of application or by action. The...

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Copyright Litigation

Commercialisation

Copyright CommercialisationThe South African Copyright Act allows the author or the copyright owner the privilege to authorise or prevent certain acts in relation to a creative work. The rights owner of a work can use, transfer, license, prohibit or...

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Copyright Litigation

Prosecution

Copyright Infringement ProsecutionThe principle of any kind of property is that the owner may use it as he wishes, and that nobody else can lawfully use it without his authorisation. This does not, of course, mean that he can use it regardless of the...

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Copyright Litigation

Copyright

Copyright AttorneysOur copyright attorneys provide clients with a full range of legal services relating to the acquisition, enforcement and commercialisation of copyright and other intellectual property rights. Adams and Adams copyright law services...

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How to Copyright Your Work

How to Copyright Your Work

As legally-binding protection over original works, copyright can be enforced by intellectual property (IP) attorneys, who can also assist those looking to become copyright owners. An IP attorney will be able to guide clients through application and action proceedings,...

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Copyright Protection Explained

Copyright Protection Explained

Copyright protection and the laws surrounding copyright infringement are governed by the Copyright Act of 1978. Copyright is the legal protection of certain classes of original work. The owner of the copyright is given the exclusive right to utilise their original...

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